Judges and Magistrates to Swear-in Governors Named

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Judiciary has appointed 47 judges and magistrates who will preside over the swearing-in ceremonies of the 47 governors and deputy governors elected in last Tuesday’s General Election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Judiciary has appointed 47 judges and magistrates who will preside over the swearing-in ceremonies of the 47 governors and deputy governors elected in last Tuesday's General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Robow Speaks to Media in Mogadishu, Renounces Violence

[Shabelle] Former Al shabaab deputy leader and spokesman Sheikh Mukhtar Robow Ali known as “Abu Mansur” has fir the first time faced the media in Mogadishu, to renounce violence.

[Shabelle] Former Al shabaab deputy leader and spokesman Sheikh Mukhtar Robow Ali known as "Abu Mansur" has fir the first time faced the media in Mogadishu, to renounce violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Corruption Watchdog Calls On President to Cancel Request of U.S.$ 32.6 Million Loan

[Iwacu] In a letter sent to Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza on 9 August, the chairman of the Observatory for the Fight against Corruption and Embezzlement (OLUCOME) expressed his concerns about a credit equivalent to US% 32.6 million to be granted …

[Iwacu] In a letter sent to Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza on 9 August, the chairman of the Observatory for the Fight against Corruption and Embezzlement (OLUCOME) expressed his concerns about a credit equivalent to US% 32.6 million to be granted by the Chinese Bank 'Exim Bank'. This appropriation will be used to complete the digital television migration project.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

70 Burundian Refugees Return in Pilot Project of Repatriation

[Iwacu] The governments of Burundi and DRC alongside UNHCR launched a pilot project of repatriation of Burundian refugees. On August 14th, 70 refugees from 24 families were voluntarily repatriated from Lusenda refugee camp in the DR Congo.

[Iwacu] The governments of Burundi and DRC alongside UNHCR launched a pilot project of repatriation of Burundian refugees. On August 14th, 70 refugees from 24 families were voluntarily repatriated from Lusenda refugee camp in the DR Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Guterres Says UN Stands in Solidarity With Disaster-Hit Sierra Leone

[UN News] Amid a mudslide and flooding in Sierra Leone, Secretary-General António Guterres today reiterated that the United Nations stands in solidarity with the Government and people in the ongoing rescue efforts.

[UN News] Amid a mudslide and flooding in Sierra Leone, Secretary-General António Guterres today reiterated that the United Nations stands in solidarity with the Government and people in the ongoing rescue efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

One UN Peacekeeper Killed, Another Injured in Coordinated Attack On Mission Base in Central Mali

[UN News] The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali today confirmed the death of a national soldier and one UN peacekeeper in an attack by non-identified gunmen.

[UN News] The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali today confirmed the death of a national soldier and one UN peacekeeper in an attack by non-identified gunmen.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

UN Forces Attacked Ahead of Security Council Debate On Sahel Force

[RFI] Gunmen killed nine people in two separate attacks in Mali on Monday, the day before the UN Security Council was due to discuss an all-African security force in the Sahel region.

[RFI] Gunmen killed nine people in two separate attacks in Mali on Monday, the day before the UN Security Council was due to discuss an all-African security force in the Sahel region.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali